Midwest Misfits

Midwest Misfits

Latest Episodes

"We Build the Wall" Scam, Legal Weed & Crazy Neighbors
July 17, 2020

In this bonus episode we are talking about all kinds of issues taking place across the nation. Someone is building the wall and its not Donald Trump! We also chat about legal weed, crazy neighbors, Jeff Sessions and how men can be "Karens" too.

Meet Crystal Rhoades, Public Service Commission - District 2
July 14, 2020

This week on the Midwest Misfits we are talking to Crystal Rhoades.  She is serving as the commissioner of the Nebraska Public Service Commission for District 2 and currently seeking reelection.  She also previously served as the Douglas County Democra...

Anti-racism, White Fragility, Microaggressions and Liberals
July 10, 2020

Today we are talking with the founders of the group True Blue Progressives.  It was created out of the necessity of having space where the voices of BIPOC women are amplified and emotional labor is honored and respected.

Ep. 22 What’s Up Corona, with Dr. Ali Khan
July 06, 2020

This week on the pod we have a very special conversation with Dr. Ali Khan. Dr. Khan is the former Director of the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (PHPR) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and since July 2014 he has ser...

Dismantling Racism in the Workplace
June 30, 2020

This week we are back talking about systemic racism and how to be deliberate in breaking down racism in the workplace. To remove disparities and racism, we must look at every system and dismantle all the ways it has contributed to the ongoing racism a...

Don’t Be A “Karen”
June 26, 2020

On today's bonus Friday pod we are talking about Bubba Wallace, Neuro Diversity, marijuana micro-dosing and Ron Jeremy is finally where he belongs...in prison. We discuss the Trump failure of a rally- thank you TikTok and K-Pop.

Meet Mike Tabbert, Rural Broadband Advocate
June 23, 2020

This week we are spotlighting the timely topic of rural broadband. As we have discussed before, the internet is a vital component of our connectivity, our business, and our education. Everyone deserves access to high-speed internet,

The Pandemic, The Panis and Poverty Porn
June 19, 2020

This week we are covering a plethora of topics from the pandemic to poverty porn. What in the hell is up with these crazy Boogaloo people? Oh...and Chris Janicek is a misogynist. Hard conversations about white privilege and white saviorism...

Meet Community Leader Kimara Snipe
June 09, 2020

Today on Midwest Misfits we are talking with Kimara Snipe, one of the leaders in the community who is taking action and encouraging policy change amidst the current movement happening across the nation. Kimara has been an advocate and community leader ...

Discussing James Scurlock & the Tumultuous Week
June 05, 2020

To say it has been a rough couple of weeks would be an understatement. There is nothing else that should and can be talked about other than the senseless death of James Scurlock and of course George Floyd. Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram